Glossary words, their definitions, some contextual explanation, and pictures that relate to the science terms is precisely what is available through this 5th grade glossary # 1 App. - goal is for 5th graders to get familiar with science terms they need to know. The app is great for kids with learning challenges.
Along with learning, there are practice modules for each of these sections to reinforce what they have learnt.
This app is divided into the following 5 learning and 5 practice units.
+ Earth Science Part 1
+ Space Science
+ Earth Science Part 2
+ Scientific Enquiry
Following glossary words are covered in the app:
Earth Science Part 1:
Acid rain, Air mass, Air pressure, Anthracite, Atmosphere,
Bitumen, Climate zone, Climax community, Consumer, Convection,
Corona, Current, Desalination, Earthquake, El Niño, Erosion,
Estuary, Fault, Front, Global warming, Greenhouse effect,
Headland, Humidity, Igneous rock, Intertidal zone, Jetty,
Landform, Lignite, Local winds, Magma, Mantle
Atom, Chlorophyll, Comets, Condensation, Conduction,
Deposition, Electron, Element, Evaporation, Gas,
Hardness, Liquid, Luster, Mass, Matter, Mineral, Molecule,
Neutron, Nucleus (atom), Periodic table, Proton, Reactivity, Salinity, Solid, Solubility
Asteroids, Axis, Community, Cotyledons, Eclipse, Equinox,
Galaxy, Law of universal gravitation, Light-year, Magnitude,
Main sequence, Orbit, Photosphere, Planets, Revolve, Rotate,
Satellite, Solar flare, Solar wind, Solstice,
Space probe, Sunspot, Universe
Earth Science part 2:
Mass movement, Metamorphic rock, Microclimate, Natural gas,
Natural resource, Near-shore zone, Nitrogen cycle, Nonrenewable resource,
Open-ocean zone, Pangaea, Peat, Plate, Pollution, Precipitation,
Prevailing winds, Reclamation, Recycle, Reduce, Renewable resources,
Reusable resources, Reuse, Rock, Rock cycle, Sedimentary rock, Shore,
Tidal energy, Tide, Tide pool, Volcano, Water cycle, Weathering, Wetlands
Climate, Diffusion, Fossil, Physical properties, Position,
Scuba, Sonar, Streak, Submersible, Telescope,
Temperature, Volume (measurement), Water pressure, Weight.
This wonderful app built by Nth Fusion is currently presented in the English language.
+ This app covers 125 science terms
+ The app covers 250 screens of learning and quizzes.
+ The app has 125 pictures related to science terms. A picture is worth a thousand words!
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1) Now supports iPhones and iPads (Universal app)
2) Recorded narration by a teacher for all of the Learn and Quiz content.
Ratings and Reviews
Simple and to the point. love it.
My 5th grader is going through this app and learnt a lot so far. The voice and images are a definite help.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.